Microsoft Co-Founder Allen Takes Swipe at Gates

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Bill Gates and Paul Allen
Long thought to be cordial but definitely not the best of friends, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dropped a few jaws today when he came out swinging against legendary co-founder Bill Gates. But why now? Allen’s upcoming memoir Idea Man is scheduled for publication in early April and excerpts are already starting to hit the Internet. At first, the observations are interesting and even a tad awe-struck as Allen describes the young Gates. Bill came from a family that was prominent… continue…

Hyper Touch Guitar: No Strings Attached

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Don’t guitar strings seem so last century when you think about it? That’s what designer Max Battaglia at Givingshape Design Studio did when he unveiled his new concept: The Hyper Touch Guitar or “HTG” for short. “Hyper Touch Guitar is a new way of thinking electric guitar making it fully customizable and adaptable to musician needs. No more strings, but a multi-touch screen that allows infinite possibilities of expression through the perfect instrument customization. Guitarists will be able to change… continue…